Jennifer Lackey

Wayne and Elizabeth Jones Professor of Philosophy
Director, Northwestern Prison Education Program
Department of Philosophy
Northwestern University

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The Case for Epistemic Reparations

Posted on 13 December 2021 by Jennifer Lackey

In 1976, 15-year-old Deann Katherine Long was raped and murdered near her home in Indiana County, Pennsylvania. Five years later, Lewis “Jim” Fogle was arrested for his purported involvement in these crimes, and in 1982 he was convicted of second-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison based largely on the testimony of jailhouse informants.
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